The 2nd Annual LANGFORD BIKEFEST presented by Advanced Self Storage proudly hosted by the City of Langford is Vancouver Island's premier off-road bicycle event. To be held on October 21-22, 2023 the event is on track to draw 600+ participants and close to 1,000 spectators. The BikeFest invites enduro racers on Saturday October 21 to experience the thrilling new Langford DH trails at the Live Like Jordie Enduro. Sunday October 22 features the Broad Street Cycles GP as part of the Cross on the Rock cyclocross series. During the entire weekend there are fun activities for kids with the Cycling BC HopOn Expo.
The event will also feature the grand opening of the Jordie Lunn Bike Park Clubhouse, a 5000 sq. ft. onsite facility that will house a new bike shop, food cantina, and community meeting space.
The venue is located at the Jordie Lunn Bike Park, which serves as the crown jewel of cycling on Vancouver Island. Nestled in Langford BC, the venue is a cycling stadium that is ideally suited to showcase cycling in all its many facets. The area consists of over 10km of combined single-track/double-track/DH trails, flow trail, Jump Zone, Skill Zone, Paved Pump Track, and a dirt jump Pro Line.
The City of Langford has wonderful amenities, restaurants, hotels, shopping, and easy on-and-off access from Highway 1. The Victoria International Airport is 30 minutes away to the North. Ferry services make this event easily accessible to cycling fans coming from BC Mainland and US Washington State. Positioned as traning area for the Canadian National Team, Langford has risen quickly to truly be declared as a world class cycling destination.
SATURDAY OCTOBER 21
7:00am – 10:00am - Live Like Jordie Enduro Course Setup
9:00am -10:30am – Live Like Jordie Enduro Registration package pickup in parking lot.
11:00am – Live Like Jordie Enduro Race start
11:00am - 3:00pm - Cycling BC Hop On Festival for Kids
3:30pm – Live Like Jordie Enduro Awards/Podiums/Swag in parking area
SUNDAY OCTOBER 22
9:15 am - Registration Open
10:00 am - Beginner Clinic
10:45 am - Launch Men (Including Youth U13 and U15)
10:46 am - Launch Women (Including Youth U13 and U15)
11:40 am - Younglings (Bigger Kids). Full lap or almost a full lap
12:10 pm - Intermediate Men (Including U17)
12:11 pm - Intermediate Women (Including U17 and Masters Women)
12:15 pm - Lil Nutcase Kids Race
1:15 pm - Masters Men (40-54)
1:16 pm - Super Master Men (55+)
2:30pm - Open Men (formerly Expert)
2:31 - Open Women (formerly Expert)
October 21 - Live Like Jordie Enduro
As part of the Island Series, the Live Like Jordie Enduro will feature the pristine trails of the Jordie Lunn Bike Park with multiple runs on the new DH Trails. Riders will be timed individually with the completion of each section. The riders with the lowest accumulated time for the sections will be called the winners. With fast flowing trails with tricky descents and some cool man made structures, the Live Like Jordie Enduro will offer a fun and fast Enduro experience for riders of all abilities. The route will feature epic New Trails: Wildcat, Berm Reynolds, Gold Rush, Slow Burn, Wonderland, and On the Rocks.
October 22 - Cross on the Rock - Broad Street Cycles GP
Cross on the Rock is a grass roots, laid back, fun, social, surprisingly competitive Cyclocross series on Vancouver Island. It is organized through the efforts of many clubs, organizations and individuals collectively known as the “Council of Cross. The Broad Street Cycles GP is the 4th race in the COTR series which features the fast and technical trails of the Jordie Lunn Park, as well as some creative use of the pump track and snake run.
Oct 21/22 - Cycling BC Hop On Expo for Kids
Itching to get your little one out on the trails? Want to rub shoulders with Canadian Champions? The Langford Bikefest is proud to host the Cycling BC iRide Expo where Kids will participate in fun activities and a guided trail ride with expert coaches and some of Canada’s top mountain bike racers. Rides will be grouped by experience/ability level: beginner, intermediate and advanced. When the ride is over, kids will enjoy complimentary food and a chance to win some cool swag.
The Langford Bikefest Expo is poised to be the largest consumer bike expo on Vancouver Island! The Expo is free admission and holds a wide range of vendors who display new products, distribute free samples, and offer great bargains. Other activities during the day include food court, bike demos, stunt shows, and exclusive activities for children.
For EXPO inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org